Maldivian President to arrive in the island today-Video
Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom will be arriving in Sri Lanka today to participate at the International Conference of Asian Political Parties in Colombo.
The 8th General Assembly of the ICAPP will be held under the auspices of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party and the United National Party.
As the host country, Sri Lanka selected “Building an Asian Community” as the main theme of the conference.
Welcome reception will be hosted by Maithripala Sirisena, Minister of Health, General Secretary of Sri Lanka Freedom Party, and Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the 8th General Assembly of the ICAPP.
The opening ceremony of ICAPP will take place at the Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapaksa Theatre.
The invitation to host this year’s ICAPP was made in July last year when Secretary General of the Standing Committee of the International Conference of Asian Political Parties Chung yong met President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
Approximately 100 different political parties from across Asia are expected to attend the high-level conference.